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Dr. Durga Devi

Ophthalmologist, Chennai

250 at clinic
Dr. Durga Devi Ophthalmologist, Chennai
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My favorite part of being a doctor is the opportunity to directly improve the health and wellbeing of my patients and to develop professional and personal relationships with them....more
My favorite part of being a doctor is the opportunity to directly improve the health and wellbeing of my patients and to develop professional and personal relationships with them.
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Dr. Durga Devi is an experienced Ophthalmologist in Nanganallur, Chennai. You can consult Dr. Durga Devi at Dr.Agarwal's Eye Hospital - Nanganallur in Nanganallur, Chennai. Book an appointment online with Dr. Durga Devi on Lybrate.com.

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I am soon fat. I am feeling shy when my relatives see me. All my friends and others call me ladoo. So please help me to control fat. How can I became thin?

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS), MD - Ayurveda
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I am soon fat. I am feeling shy when my relatives see me. All my friends and others call me ladoo. So please help me ...
Hello lybrate user- weight gain generally occour due to improper eating habits and sleep excess. Try these ayurvedic tips- a) avoid over eating, non veg, fast food and spicy diet. B) avoid day sleep and wake up before 6: 30 in the morning and go for running. C) tab obenyl 2 twice a day after meals tab arogya wardhini vati 1 twice daily will help you with above mention schedule.
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My eyes is darkling red when I on long drive with drink all my friends are same what I do?

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My eyes is darkling red when I on long drive with drink all my friends are same what I do?
First and foremost, stop drinking and driving simultaneously! it would be hazardous for you and your friends. Next, coming to your question, redness of the eyes has multiple causes associated with it. To enumerate a few common causes: (1) allergy of the eye. It is usually caused by improper eye hygiene. There is a tendency to rub the eyes with fingers, handkerchief, cloth, etc. This is not a good habit because it tends to transmit lots of virus, bacteria and dust into the eye. Allergy usually presents with symptoms of watering (clear water), redness and itching of the eye. (2) infectious conjunctivitis: this is usually associated with white-yellowish discharge. If so, it would be a good idea to go and show to an eye specialist in person. (3) foreign body lodged in the eye. This is more commonly associated with people who drive 2 wheeler vehicles without protection. It occurs more commonly in one eye. Foreign bodies that commonly get lodged are eyelashes, insect wings, small insects, dust particles, iron particles (more common with people working in the iron industry) the solution for a foreign body lodged in the eye would be better provided by an eye specialist at the clinic. (4) raised intraocular pressure: this is a condition known as glaucoma. It is not so common as the previous mentioned conditions. There is usually associated pain in the eyes. It is commonly bilateral (occurs in both eyes). There is usually a positive family history of glaucoma associated in a majority of the cases. (5) inflammation of the coats of the eyeball. This is known as" uveitis" it is also a relatively less common condition. There is associated pain. It would require a thorough eye checkup including the retina-thus a good idea would be to visit the eye specialist in person. From the symptoms described by you, it seems more likely to be a case of allergy. Maintaining the precautions and hygiene that I mentioned should probably work well for you. Hope my suggestions helped you. Take care.

Sir my eyes became very weak and I don't see clearly more distance so tell me any good advice please sir.

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Sir my eyes became very weak and I don't see clearly more distance so tell me any good advice please sir.
Most common cause is having a spectacles power. Just get it checked with nearest eye care specialist

I wear spectacles and Everytime I feel headache. Even After taking a proper sleep. What should I do to get rid of headache?

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I wear spectacles and Everytime I feel headache. Even After taking a proper sleep. What should I do to get rid of hea...
there are many causes of headache eye aer sinusitis neck problems see adoctor and get examined which will give you relief/talk to me over phone

I am Diabetic and feeling its effect on my eyes some shadows in view what should I do ? Sugar level fasting 200 .is their any solution for this ?

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I am Diabetic and feeling its effect on my eyes some shadows in view what should I do ? Sugar level fasting 200 .is t...
Hello diabetes usually affects retina of eye kindly consult local retina specialist and get retina examined.
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For good eyesight

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For good eye sight:-

-Take carrots.
-Wash eyes with luke warm water after coming home from pollution.
-Take fluids and balanced diet.
-Do eye rolling and pinpointing exercises before bed.
-Do not continuously watch TV.
-Use solar goggles when outdoor.
-Take all colour fruit and veg for vitamins and antioxidants.
For good eyesight
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One corner of my right eyelid is swelling! a bit painfull! please help me out with this ?

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It seems to be infection in your eyelid. You can have some medicinal treatment now or later it may need to be excised?
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I am a 21 year old girl my eye side is very weak -10 in right eye and -6 in left one I want suggestion if wear contact lenses it will be safe or not or which brand I have to take or if I wear and after some time I want lessic surgery for my eyes so it will be a problem than or not or lessic laser surgery is safe or not?

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I am a 21 year old girl my eye side is very weak -10 in right eye and -6 in left one I want suggestion if wear contac...
yes you can safely go for contact lens... there are many brands in market and almost all are good.. johnson n johsons, bausch and lomb, and many more.. all are good,,, later you can think of lasik surgery if your prelasik checkup is normal

He has a problem with his eye. When work on computer his eyes get stressed very quickly and tear comes from eyes. What is the solution sir.

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He has a problem with his eye. When work on computer his eyes get stressed very quickly and tear comes from eyes. Wha...
Computer vision sundrome may present with such symptoms. You can reduce the brightness of the screen and take regular breaks between work. Do not forget to blink normally. You may also use a lubricating eye drop, but it would be best if an eye doctor checked and prescribed these to you.
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My eye sight has been low for nearly seven years. I found it difficult to see something in very high light. What can I do?

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My eye sight has been low for nearly seven years. I found it difficult to see something in very high light. What can ...
Get your refraction done and wear spectacles eat green veggies. Carrots.papayas, mangoes yellow fruits nuts butter . Strain less your eyes. Relax your eyes in between work. Blink regularily if working for long time on computer. Lower the brightness of your screen. Work under adequately illuminated conditions. Also try to blink your eyes properly while work. Use good tear substitutes like genteal 4 times a day. And anti glare screen for your system. you can go for lasik surgery depending upon the type severity and stability of refractive error, and condition of the cornea.till then you must not undergo lasik. visit an ophthalmologist and get complete eye examination done for the same and if all the criteria are met, you can successfully undergo lasik.you must also go for complete eye examination under slit lamp and peripheral screening for other differentials.

When I come to home after playing in ground I always feel bad in my eyes. Eyes have red colour and have irritating feeling.

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When I come to home after playing in ground I always feel bad in my eyes. Eyes have red colour and have irritating fe...
Hello, Bloodshot eyes appear red because the vessels at the surface of the white portion of the eye become swollen. Vessels may swell due to: Eye dryness Too much sun exposure Dust or other particles in the eye Allergies Infection Injury Eye infections or inflammation can cause redness as well as possible itching, discharge, pain, or vision problems. Other causes of eye redness include Colds or allergies, Acute glaucoma, Corneal scratches: Injuries caused by sand, dust, or overuse of contact lenses. Sometimes, a bright red spot, called a subconjunctival hemorrhage, will appear on the white of the eye. This often happens after straining or coughing, which causes a broken blood vessel on the surface of the eye. Most often, there is no pain and your vision is normal. It is almost never a serious problem. Because the blood leaks into the conjunctiva, which is clear, you cannot wipe or rinse the blood away. Like a bruise, the red spot will go away within a week or two. Management: - Try to rest your eyes if redness is due to fatigue or eye strain. No other treatment is needed. - Wash your hands, hold clean water in your hand, keep your eyes closer to the water and dip the eyes by blinking the eyelids frequently in the held water in hand. Repeat it for 3-4 times again. - Avoid watching T. V. Working on computer or mobile, reading or frequently keep blinking your eyes to avoid dryness. Take frequent breaks in between. - In case there is itching, use a clean napkin or a tissue to wipe the tears and cleaning the eyelids gently. -Wear an UV-rays protected sunglasses while you are out in sun. Medication: Take homoeopathic medicines - Schwabe’s Belladonna 30 and Euphrasia 30 - both thrice daily for 4 days. Use Euphrasia Eye drops twice daily. Revert back thereafter.
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My eye power is low doctor may I know how increase my eye power by taking healthy food?

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My eye power is low 
 doctor may I know how increase my eye power by taking healthy food?
Diet for EYESIGHT Lutein and zeaxanthin are both important nutrients for eye health,6 as both of them are found in high concentrations in your macula—the small central part of your retina responsible for detailed central vision. More specifically, lutein is also found in your macular pigment – known for helping to protect your central vision and aid in blue light absorption—and zeaxanthin is found in your retina.Estimated daily dose of lutein is 10 mg per day, and at 2 mg/day for zeaxanthin. Both lutein and zeaxanthin are primarily found in green leafy vegetables, although zeaxanthin is far scarcer than lutein. Kale and spinach are two of the most lutein-rich foods, but you'll also find it in carrots, squash, and other orange and yellow fruits and vegetables. Both lutein and zeaxanthin are carotenoids called xanthophylls, which give plants and vegetables their yellow-orange color, and the name "lutein" comes from the Latin word "luteus," which means "yellow." If you remember this, it may help you pick out vegetables that are likely to contain higher amounts of these two nutrients. Egg yolk is another source of both lutein and zeaxanthin that is well absorbed by your body Most of the dark green leafy vegetables, previously recommended for a higher intake of lutein and zeaxanthin, have 15-47 percent of lutein, but a very low content (0-3 percent) of zeaxanthin. study shows that fruits and vegetables of various colors can be consumed to increase dietary intake of lutein and zeaxanthi It is also important to note that lutein is an oil-soluble nutrient, so if you eat the vegetables without some oil or butter your body can't absorb the lutein. Adding a little bit of healthy fat, such as olive oil, coconut oil, or raw organic butter, will maximize your lutein absorption. Lutein content in food Food Mg / serving Orange ( Raw) 0.2/1 large Egg 0.2/1 large Spinach (cooked) 20.4 / 1 cup Papaya(Raw) 0.3/1 large Turnip greens (cooked) 12.2 / 1 cup Green peas (cooked) 4.1 / 1 cup Spinach (raw) 3.7 / 1 cup Corn (cooked) 1.5 / 1 cup Broccoli (raw) 1.3 / 1 cup Broccoli (cooked) 0.8 / 1/2 cup Green beans (cooked) 0.9 / 1 cup
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In my eye. I had something sticky in it. But it's not going by water treatment and even I tried to remove it, but it's still in my eye. It's very irritating and my eye is slightly Red. I don't know what to do. Is it dangerous? Any home remedies for it?

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In my eye. I had something sticky in it. But it's not going by water treatment and even I tried to remove it, but it'...
Apply herbal extract drops to get cured. If you need medicine and more details you can consult me, thank you.
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I have red eyes from 3 days and its swelling from below and its getting redder and redder.

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I have red eyes from 3 days and its swelling from below and its getting redder and redder.
red eyes could be because of many reasons but commonly it is due to allergy or infection. You need to visit eye specialist to differentiate between the two as the treatment is different. Also get your eyes checked for any glass power

I suffering from headache and also pain is my eye areas which tables better for me.

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I suffering from headache and also pain is my eye areas which tables better for me.
Dear lybrate-user. Before eating any tablet. Please get your eyesight checked for refractive errors or muscle weakness. Simple paracetamol is enough till test report come. Also go for blood pressure monitoring.
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I am having irritation in my eyes. It starts While watching tv or working on laptop.

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I am having irritation in my eyes. It starts While watching tv or working on laptop.
Prolonged working on laptop/tv/mobile can cause computer vision syndrome. Computer vision syndrome is a condition resulting from focusing the eyes on a computer or other display device for, uninterrupted periods of time. Some symptoms of cvs include a. Headaches b blurred vision c. Neck pain d redness in the eyes e. Eye strain f dry eyes these symptoms can be further aggravated by improper lighting conditions. Measures to reduce this include 1. Work under proper light. 2. Blink a lot. 3. Cold compresses 4. Use good lubricating eyedrop.
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I had my lesik of my both eyes before 14 months, please tell me the name of good sunscreen for area of my eyes.

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I had my lesik of my both eyes before 14 months, please tell me the name of good sunscreen for area of my eyes.
hello dear...best thing is milk but if u want cream then u may use any cream as lasik has nothing to do with sunscreen cream
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I have yellow eyes before three days. So what can I do now? Give solutions urgently..

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I have yellow eyes before three days.
So what can I do now?
Give solutions urgently..
Hello lybrate-user. Yellow eyes of recent onset (few days), could be due to a condition of the liver known as jaundice. In such a case, it would be associated with fever and abdominal pain along with yellowing of the skin of the whole body. It would be a good idea to get a complete body check up by a physician. It might require liver function tests to be done. Also, a condition known as anemia could lead to pale discoloration of the eyes. This again would require a thorough investigation along with laboratory tests. If the condition that you described has occurred over a span of years, it would be more likely to be due to a condition known as pterygium or pingecuela of the conjunctiva. Pterygium/ pingecuela is characterized by a yellowish small elevated lesion that occurs just adjacent to the cornea. It usually occurs due to excessive exposure to sunlight and environmental dust. It occurs more commonly in people having a lot of field work. It is usually a harmless condition which requires no intervention unless there is excessive redness, burning or pain associated with it. If the symptoms of burning and redness do occur then it would be a good idea to use lubricant eye drops along with an antihistamine eye drops as well. This would be best done under the supervision of an eye specialist after getting the eyes checked up in person.

I have suffering from fever last night and I have eyes pain for one days sir please help me advise me.

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I have suffering from fever last night and I have eyes pain for one days sir please help me advise me.
Please take rhus tox 200 - thrice daily for next 3-4 days. Also -- soak a washcloth in cool tap water wring out the excess water and then sponge areas like your armpits, feet, hands and groin to reduce the temperature. Also, you can place cold, damp washcloths on your forehead and the back of your neck. The cloth pieces should be changed regularly after a few minutes. This remedy is beneficial when dealing with a high fever as it helps keep temperature under control. You can also take a bath in lukewarm water to relax your body. Taking a shower, however, may not be a good idea. Plus, needless to say, take as much rest as possible as it helps the body fight the illness. Note: do not use very cold water as it may cause the internal body temperature to increase. Consult me for homeopathic treatment. Recommend me by clicking on recommend option and leave feedback.

Hello sir/mam! my question is about eyes I am computer science student and I have a lot with laptop and recently I found that my eyes are weak means water comes from my eyes and unable to see like I see before (words are not clearly seen to me) what to do?

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Hello sir/mam! my question is about eyes I am computer science student and I have a lot with laptop and recently I fo...
You have something called as computer vision syndrome. So take frequent breaks while you are working every 20-25 mins take break to look away from screen blink more frequently' level of screen should be below the level of eyes ac should not blow directly on your face. Also get your eyes checked for any spectacle number.
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